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Friday, December 15, 2017

BWW Morning Brief December 15th, 2017: PRETTY WOMAN Tickets On Sale Today, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories PRETTY WOMAN tickets go onsale today and more

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Actors Equity Study Determines Potential Effect of New Tax Bill on the Industry by Stephanie Wild

A new tax bill has been agreed on by congressional Republicans that will eliminate middle-class tax deductions for agent and manager commissions, union dues, training classes, and other busi…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Drops New HAMILTON Song and Will Release New Content Every Month by Stephanie Wild

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter today to announce that he will be dropping new Hamilton music every month until December 2018. Miranda explained that this is in place of a volume two of T…

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BWW Morning Brief December 14th, 2017: New Show Readings, Holiday Concerts, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news readings of new shows BREAD AND ROSES and CHRISTMAS IN HELL, a holiday concert featuring Robert Creighton and FROZEN co-stars, as well as one feat…

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

BWW Morning Brief December 13th, 2017: ELF at Madison Square Garden, Well-Strung at Feinstein's/54 Below, and more! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news Elf the Musical comes to Madison Square Garden, Well-Strung plays Feinstein's54 Below, and more

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda Celebrates Two Million Followers By Tweeting Rhymes With Fans by Stephanie Wild

Lin-Manuel Miranda reached two million followers on Twitter yesterday and he celebrated the only way he knows how - with rhymes Miranda encouraged his followers to 'trade twos' with him mean…

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BWW Morning Brief December 12th, 2017: THE CHILDREN Opens, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news The Children opens on Broadway, Broadway Dreams Supper celebrates Heather Headley, and more

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Stage and Television's Keith Chegwin Dies Following Battle With Lung Condition by Stephanie Wild

Stage and television entertainer Keith Chegwin has died following a long term battle with a 'progressive lung condition.' He was 60 years old. Chegwin was a regular in pantomime, most recent…

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BWW Morning Brief December 11th, 2017: DAMN YANKEES Benefit Concert, CRUEL INTENTIONS Opens, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news Cruel Intentions opens off Broadway, Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Gyllenhaal and James Earl Jones join forces for Roundabout's DAMN YANKEES Benefit, an…

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Friday, December 8, 2017

He Didn't Throw Away His Shot! Take a Look Back on Michael Luwoye's Journey With HAMILTON by Stephanie Wild

BroadwayWorld announced yesterday that Michael Luwoye will be taking over the title role in Hamilton on Broadway beginning January 2018. Luwoye began his Hamilton journey as an alternate in …

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Shoshana Bean and Morgan James to Release Crowd-Funded Female JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Album by Stephanie Wild

Shoshana Bean and Morgan James just dropped a new PledgeMusic project to raise money for their female-centered cast album of Jesus Christ Superstar. In January 2017, a similar concert was he…

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City Ballet's Peter Martins Takes Leave of Absence Following Sexual Harassment Allegation by Stephanie Wild

The New York Times has reported that Peter Martins, leader of the New York City Ballet for the last three decades, has taken a leave of absence following a sexual harassment allegation.

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BWW Morning Brief December 8th, 2017: Jimmy Bufffett Appears at MARGARITAVILLE Box Office Opening, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top storiesJimmy Buffett will appear at the box office opening of Escape to Margaritaville this morning, and more

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

BWW Morning Brief December 7th, 2017: THE BAND'S VISIT at Broadway Sessions, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories The cast of The Band's Visit comes to Broadway Sessions tonight, Allegiance returns to cinemas, and more

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

BWW Morning Brief December 6th, 2017: SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates Two Years on Broadway, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news School of Rock celebrates two years on Broadway, original stars perform at The Nightmare Before Christmas screening, off-Broadway openings, and mo…

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

BWW Morning Brief December 5th, 2017: FARINELLI AND THE KING Begins Previews, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news Farinelli and the King begins previews on Broadway, and more

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Monday, December 4, 2017

BWW Morning Brief December 4th, 2017: SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Opening, GYPSY OF THE YEAR, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news SpongeBob Squarepants opens tonight on Broadway, BCEFA's 29th Annual Gypsy of the Year, and more

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Friday, December 1, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda Teases IN THE HEIGHTS Vinyl For Tenth Anniversary by Stephanie Wild

Lin-Manuel Miranda tweeted that he was listening to an In The Heights 10th Anniversary vinyl that he says will be released in 2018. Check out the tweet, along with the video

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BWW Morning Brief December 1st, 2017: BWW Goes Live with Michael Arden, Jane Krakowski in Bryant Park, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news BWW goes live with Michael Arden, Jane Krakowski in Bryant Park, and more

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda Writes Original GREAT COMET Lyrics in Honor of Malloy and Chavkin's Smithsonian Award by Stephanie Wild

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter to post the original lyrics he wrote to 'Sonya Alone' from Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812. He wrote the lyrics in honor of Dave Malloy and Ra…

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BWW Morning Brief November 30th, 2017: THE PARISIAN WOMAN Opens and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good Morning BroadwayWorld Today's big news THE PARISIAN WOMAN opens on Broadway and more

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

BWW Morning Brief November 29th, 2017: WOMAN OF THE YEAR at 54 Below, Off-Broadway Openings, and more! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top news WOMAN OF THE YEAR comes to Feinstein's54 Below, IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, TWELFTH NIGHT, SLEEP, and PORN TO BE A STAR all open off-Broadway, and the …

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

BWW Morning Brief November 28th, 2017: Off-Broadway Openings, #GivingTuesday, and more! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Today's big news off-Broadway openings of TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY and THE FOUNTAINHEAD, GivingTuesday, and more

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Monday, November 27, 2017

Google to Begin Vetting Ticket Resellers Using Ad Service by Stephanie Wild

According to The Stage, Google has announced that they will now require all ticket sellers who want to advertise using its service, AdWords, to be certified beginning in January 2018. This n…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Broadcast Live on Facebook From London Today by Stephanie Wild

Lin-Manuel Miranda announced on Twitter that he will be broadcasting live on Facebook from London today, November 27, at 1230 EST, 530 London time. Miranda said he will be taking requests fo…

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BWW Morning Brief November 27th, 2017: Dakin Matthews and James Barbour Performances, and more! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's big news Dakin Matthews performs at Comedy amp Healthcare event, James Barbour performs at HANYC's Annual Hospitality Gala, and more

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Friday, November 24, 2017

Chris Colfer Lands New Book Deal - New Series to Launch in 2019 by Stephanie Wild

According to PopWrapped, Chris Colfer has signed onto a new book deal with Little Brown Books. The Glee star has written the popular Land of Stories series, and is working on adapting the fi…

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The Public Theater Will Hold Town Hall Gathering on Sexual Harassment in the Theatre Community by Stephanie Wild

According to the New York Times, the Public Theater will be holding a town hall-style gathering next month to discuss the presence of sexual harassment, misconduct, and abuse in the New York…

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BWW Morning Brief November 24th, 2017: KRIS KRINGLE starring Andrew Keenan-Bolger, and more! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Today's big news KRIS KRINGLE starring Andrew Keenan-Bolger, and more

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Betsy Wolfe Will Leave WAITRESS Early to Headline Seattle Concerts With Jeremy Jordan by Stephanie Wild

Betsy Wolfe has tweeted that she will be leaving Waitress earlier than planned to headline Seattle Symphony concerts with Jeremy Jordan. Her final performance will not be January 9th, and th…

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BWW Morning Brief November 22th, 2017: JERSEY BOYS Begins Previews, Barbra Streisand on Netflix, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Today's big news JERSEY BOYS Begins Previews, Barbra Streisand on Netflix, and more

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